Alimony extension

Albany Family Law Attorney Discusses a Spousal Maintenance Extension

Albany Family Law Attorney Discusses a Spousal Maintenance Extension Question: I’m already divorced and I’ve been collecting alimony/spousal support. It ends in February 2016.  Can I get a extension on my alimony? Because I’m not able to work and I’ve been waiting on disability. Download Our Free Divorce Guide Answer: I have advised clients as an Albany Family…

Albany Child Custody Attorney Discusses Having an Order of Protection Against Your Spouse During Trial

Albany Child Custody Attorney Discusses Having an Order of Protection Against Your Spouse During Trial I am often asked as an experienced Albany Child Custody Attorney what the court proceeding is like with an order of protection against your spouse.  If you and your spouse have Orders of Protection against each other, the court is…

Paying for Extracurricular Activities with Child Support

Paying for Extracurricular Activities with Child Support In New York State, there are a number of mandatory add-ons to the Child Support payment made by the non-custodial parent. Those mandatory add-ons do not include extracurricular expenses. The mandatory add-ons are health insurance premiums, un-reimbursed medical and dental expenses, and day care expenses. Some families have…

Calculating Child Support in a Shared Custody Situation

Calculating Child Support in a Shared Custody Situation We have a number of cases where our client shares custody with the other parent. By sharing custody, the parties have an equal schedule with the children. Under the current New York State Child Support Statute, there is not statutory framework for how child support will be…